“The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who cannot learn, unlearn, and relearn.” Alvin Toffler
STEM for Elementary- Equity & Access
This link is an example of what is available for those interested in STEM related fields like computer programming.
Providing STEM opportunity for all students within the school building can be an overwhelming mission. In this article, some basic steps for for implementation are clearly laid out.
This 15-minute video features Rob Stephenson who was finalist for Teacher of the Year. He explains why STEM should be interwoven into every student’s life.
This site provides policy, legislation and funding information for all initiatives STEM in the United States.
Why is STEM education important for ALL STUDENTS? Learn more here!
Another article on the importance of STEM beginning at the elementary level.
Another short Ted Talks features venture capitalist Ted Dintersmith who contends that we must prepare kids for life, not a standardized test.
Why is STEM learning important at the elementary level? Check this out.
"The largest education event in history," hour of code is a worldwide call to coding. Showing how easy it can be to get involved in STEM, this is a great way to introduce students to coding and much more.